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4 How-To Tips to Get Your Child Into Modeling

These child modeling tips serve as a great starting guide before breaking into the industry

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Curl Fest

CurlFest 2017: A Sea of Black Girl Magic, Curls, and Kinks

The annual CurlFest is a festival like no other, celebrating brown girls with beautiful curls and kinks

For the third consecutive year, hundreds of women of color will convene in Brooklyn, NY…

By Selena Hill

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#BlackLivesMatter

High-Fashion Brand Unapologetically Appropriates #BlackLivesMatter

Even after getting called out by Black Twitter, luxury brand Ports 1961 says it stands by its "Every Color Matters" merchandise

Pieces from the clothing line’s Spring 2018 collection have been the subject of criticism following…

By Selena Hill

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Paris Holds the Largest Natural Hair Conference in the World

We own the hair, so how do we not own the products?

Brands like SheaMoisture, Curls, Cantu, The Mane Choice, Carolina-B showed up and showed out, giving…

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Sequoia Blodgett

My Natural Hair Got Me Invited to Speak in Paris

My entire life, I could not get my hair to grow past my shoulders

Mind you, I was in San Mateo, and there was no one insight, or at…

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swimwear from African American designers

Summer Slay: Plus-Size Swimwear by African American Designers [Photos]

These designers' swimwear are built for curves

Ladies, it’s about that time again! Time to get right for the summer swimsuit season!…

By Aniesia Williams

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Marjani Beauty

How This Lawyer Created an Online Beauty Destination for All Women of Color

Marjani Beauty Co. is the black and brown girl's answer to Sephora

Remember the name Marjani Beauty because it just might be the black and brown girl’s…

By Lisa Fraser

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Nurse Alice: The Beauty Vaccine That May Cure Acne

Learn more about two vaccines that may eradicate acne for good

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What if there was an elective beauty vaccine? Would you take it?
Vaccines play…

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Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson Discusses His New Skin Care Line for People of Color

The Robinsons present their latest venture: a skin care line specially formulated for people of color

Smokey Robinson and his wife and partner, present their latest venture, the Get Ready and…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Taliah Waajid

Beauty Industry Vet Taliah Waajid Talks Inspiration, Innovation, and Success

Natural haircare expert shares about the struggles and joys of dealing with kinky, curly, coily hair

Beauty industry veteran Taliah Waajid discusses critical skills needed to succeed, and methods to reinvent…

By Daron Pressley

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Olori Swank

Celebrity Stylist Olori Swank Creates Unique Coloring Book

Coloring book promotes empowerment while encouraging tenacity

Celebrity stylist Olori Swank creates coloring-book with words of affirmation to de-stress, re-energize, relax and…

By Daron Pressley

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Sassy Secret

Good Extensions & Female Entrepreneurship is a Sassy Secret

Building a brand takes a lot of heart, hustle, and passion

Sassy Secret CEO & Founder, Tate Arnonee, talks about her product, advice for other entrepreneurs,…

By Regan Farley

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beauty startup

This Is Harvard’s Next Black Beauty Startup

These Harvard graduates are building a business that addresses the unique needs of women of color

The founders of Mented share how they got started and how putting on a “white…

By Maryann Reid

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Dana Hill

This ‘Queen Boss’ Reigns in the Beauty Box Biz

Award-winning beauty expert and 'Queen Boss' contestant Dana Hill discusses her company COCOTIQUE, a deluxe beauty box subscription company for women of color

Dana Hill is an award-winning expert in the beauty industry. She is the founder of…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Courtney Rashon

Beauty Expert Courtney Rashon on the Business of Beauty

Courtney Rashon is a beauty expert, makeup artist, and the sister of hip hop producer Timbaland

Courtney Rashon opens up about her book, passion for beauty, the evolution of the beauty…

By Selena Hill

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7 Makeup Tips for Entrepreneurs and Executives on the Go

Celebrity makeup artist and entrepreneur Andrea Fairweather shares tips for the busy, working woman

Andrea Fairweather, a celebrity makeup artist and the creator of the first mobile beauty service,…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Andrea Fairweather

Celebrity Makeup Artist Andrea Fairweather on Her Journey in Beauty and Business

In addition to being an award-winning makeup artist, this entrepreneur created the first mobile beauty service business

Read more about Andrea Fairweather, an award-winning celebrity makeup artist who has created makeovers for…

By Gwendolyn Quinn

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Freeman

How Mickey Freeman Inspires Change Through Fashion

The innovative designer behind the fashion line FreeMen by Mickey discusses what inspired his line of unisex utility kilts

Check out this revealing interview with FreeMen’s line, Mickey Freeman, where he discusses his source…

By Regan Farley

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FIT

FIT Flaunts Black Fashion Designers and Their Creations in New Exhibit

The Museum at FIT showcases a diverse range of styles from black designers around the globe

The Museum at FIT, located at New York’s Fashion Institute of Technology, is spotlighting generations…

By Lisa Fraser

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Butt Injections

Reality Star Opens Up About Illegal Butt Injections

Kimberly Smedley is rebuilding her life after making millions and serving time for administering illegal butt injections

Kimberly Smedley opens up about the lessons she learned after making millions and serving time…

By Selena Hill

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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